ExpressionEngine 3 is coming soon! To help you plan and answer questions from your clients, we are sharing our pricing details before release.
Pricing is always a struggle, especially as a small business. Do you position at a premium with a higher price, narrowing your market but increasing profit per transaction? Do you position as a commodity with a lower price, increasing profit only through volume? Internal and external pressures fight a tug of a war, pulling the price of your product in
The fourth release of ExpressionEngine 3.0 Public Beta is here. For those of you following along at home, here’s what you need to know:
Beta 4 - released September 25, 2015
- 70 Commits
- 236 files have changed
- 2,382 new lines of code and 1,829 deletions.
There were 29 notable changes:
- Improved behavior of entry filtering in Relationship fields on the publish form.
- Model properties can now be checked for emptiness with
- A custom database
portcan be specified in the database
Here is a brief update on the ExpressionEngine 3.0 Public Beta, now in its 3rd release.
Beta 3 - released September 18, 2015
- 60 Commits
- 100 files changed
- 750 new lines of code and 2,897 deletions
There were 17 notable changes:
- Relationships are hard, but finding the right one isn’t now that you can search all of them, not just the ones loaded into your publish page.
- The Entry Manager has live filtering, and you can now bookmark the results directly.
- Tables generated with the Table
Here is a brief status update on the ExpressionEngine 3.0 Public Beta, now in its 2nd release.
Beta 2 - released September 11, 2015
- 114 commits
- 83 changed files
- 1,178 new lines of code and 885 deletions.
- 51 issues addressed:
- Fixed a bug where Relationships were not saved on new entries.
- Fixed a bug (#21095) where the
post_save()fieldtype method was not being called on new entry submissions.
- Fixed a bug (#21090) where the submit buttons on the template creation form performed the wrong
A few months ago, the great folks who run the ExpressionEngine Conference asked us if we would participate in a special one-day event focusing on ExpressionEngine 3.0. We were more than happy to, and with the venue they are providing along the River Walk in San Antonio, how could we say no?
Here are the talks our team has planned:
Keynote Address: It took foundational changes to both EllisLab and ExpressionEngine to get to version 3.0. I’ll share what this new release brings and where
ExpressionEngine 3.0 Public Beta is available today, and we are thrilled to finally share it with you.
Everyone who has a valid ExpressionEngine license on their EllisLab.com account is invited to participate in the Public Beta and kick the tires. For web developers who are not in our Developer Preview, it is a great opportunity to get your add-ons ready before the final release. As this is pre-release software, it should not be used on production sites or by the faint of heart.
ExpressionEngine veteran and personality behind devot:ee Ryan Masuga has released a new ExpressionEngine book: The Guide to ExpressionEngine Development. This book is unique from most other ExpressionEngine-related education in that it focuses on the project environment, development practices specific to ExpressionEngine, security, and other processes.
I was able to provide a tech review of the book and was really impressed, which led to me asking Ryan if I could write a foreword, which I’ve
Here is a brief status update on the Developer Preview (DP), now in its 9th release.
DP9 - released August 28, 2015
- 41 external-facing issues addressed
- 413 commits
- 195 changed files
- 9,799 new lines of code and 6,097 deletions.
Today’s build introduces the Spam module, a new way to fight spam from your front-end forms that learns and improves its algorithms as it’s used. We’ve also changed the license settings screen to take a license file rather than a number. The build also fixes many
Here is a brief status update on the Developer Preview (DP), now in its 8th release.
DP8 - released August 21, 2015
- 22 external-facing issues addressed
- 205 commits
- 866 changed files
- 5,041 new lines of code and 5,442 deletions.
Off the heels of a mid-week release, this build added the ability to redirect a member or member group to another area of the control panel upon login, allowed third-party models to create relationships with first party modules, and includes the typical host of bug
Here is a brief status update on the Developer Preview (DP), now in its 6th release.
DP6 - released August 14, 2015
- 62 external-facing issues addressed
- 318 commits
- 340 changed files
- 9,840 new lines of code and 8,196 deletions.
The Discussion Forum module makes its entry into the preview, we’ve overhauled PHP and MySQL errors to be more user friendly, and a couple small delighters: the sidebar now always shows where you are, and screen names are no longer required to be unique.